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A third player enters the game.
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As large as a Midwestern McMansion, Trinity's main job is to ensure that the cache of US nuclear weapons works when it's supposed to, and doesn't when it's not.
There's so much about this clip that's appalling — from Spencer yelling the N-word to him "using his buttocks to intimidate ISIS" — that we don't even know where to begin.
Is this guy the worst, or just completely and utterly oblivious?
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A motorcyclist was cut off by a car doing an illegal U-turn. Then, out of thin air, a state trooper shows up to deliver some karmic justice.
How the late Los Angeles food critic showed new ways to eat and preserved traditions on his boundless quest for culinary discovery.
She said I had cancer, and an eating disorder, and pneumonia. I didn't realize it was abuse until years later.
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Where's a dog to go in the summer heat? The ice machine, apparently.
One thing all travelers to India talk about — apart from the dreaded Delhi Belly, of course — is the great Indian head nod.
Outdoors, raccoons are literal garbage animals, but indoors, they're very cute?
Tiger Woods is actually, really back, with an Open Championship performance worthy of a sports movie. The only thing missing is a feel-good ending.
Mike MacQueen has spent three decades tracking down war criminals — from Nazis to Bosnians — who have been hiding in the United States. His job description is akin to that of a police detective.
"Wait, I was led to believe that cats were much smaller than I am. What is this thing?"
After photographs go viral, your child becomes a social-media influencer and a celebrity on Instagram. Should you step in? Parents reveal the contrasting conflicts of instant fame.
President Donald Trump issued a furious, all-caps challenge to the Iranian regime late Sunday night, warning that any threats to the US would be met with unspecified dire consequences.
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What a friend: whispering encouraging words for only her to hear and cheering loudly at every milestone.
Police confirmed that one of those killed was a woman and one the shooter, who died after an exchange of gunfire with police, but have given no details about the third fatality.
This machine has the weight of around four semi-trucks and now you can watch it cut through everything from aluminum bricks to paper.
Vista was bad. But it did one thing very, very right, and 11 years later, it’s never been more in fashion. So what was Vista actually prescient about? Translucent design elements.
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It's a common misconception that the band KISS had a master plan from their earliest beginnings.
Elizabeth Warren's full-body fight to defeat Trump.
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After reading about how mining-related injuries and deaths are systematically covered up by many authorities, Swedish photographer Sebastian Sardi began a project in 2008 called Black Diamond that focuses on miners and mines.
On the sweet sadness of Turkish gatherings and Soviet cartoons.
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Unfortunately, flailing your arms around and dancing across the stage does not a conductor make.
A new report shows purges may be one effect of gutting the Voting Rights Act.
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We were initially skeptical about this reimagination of the already-extremely-good song, but we were wrong.
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The off-kilter composition and the in-between moments remind you that beneath the layers of their impermeable spacesuits, there were actually humans walking on the moon.
Uka the orangutan was found "subdued and listless" standing in his own feces in a small, wooden cage. The International Rescue Committee brought him to a new home and promptly gave him teddy bears for comfort. He is now off socializing with other orangutans his own age.
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Cyclist Ignores Warning Gates On Raised Drawbridge, Rides Directly Into Gap
BLOWING OFF STEAM
Guy Puts An Airbag Under His Chair And Sets It Off, Just To See What Happens
A TRUE COMEDY OF ERRORS
Here's A Guy Getting Stuck To A Melted Tarmac Over And Over Again Because It's So Dang Hot In China
SUCH SENSITIVE CREATURES
Cats In Japanese Cat Cafe Somehow Sense An Earthquake Before It Even Hits
NO, REALLY, WHERE DID HE GO
Magician Pulls The Disappearing Trick On His Dog Like Only A Magician Can
YA GOTTA LOVE VEGAS
Michael Jackson Impersonator Does The Best Possible Thing While Taking Down His Wrestling Opponent
PICK ON SOMEONE YOUR OWN SIZE, WAIT NO
Holy Crap, Watch This Gulper Catfish Swallow A Fish Its Own Size
A WHITE LIE
Guy Pulls A Hilarious And Dangerous Prank On Coworker While He's Welding
LETTING IT ALL GO
Man Doesn't Tell His Wife That She's About To Touch An Electric Fence And Oh Boy
HANG IN THERE, BUD
This Poor Cat Is Too Fat For The Fireplace Mantle
Tourist Tries To Touch An Elephant's Trunk, Gets His Clock Cleaned
STOPPING TRAFFIC TO LOOK AT THOSE BICEPS
Guy In His Underwear Climbs Highway Sign In LA, Shuts Down Entire Freeway
GOOD, LIFE-SAVING BOY
This Police Dog Performing CPR On An Officer Is Incredibly Cute
RESPECT THE BIG MAN
Dad Teaches His Son A Rude Lesson About The Physics Of Seesaws
'WHAT YA LOOKING AT'